The 135-metre project Thunder departed Lürssen’s facility in Rendsburg yesterday and has made her way to Kristiansand in Norway, now cruising under the name Crescent. The new superyacht is the German builder’s seventh-largest vessel ever constructed both in terms of length and gross tonnage.Photo: Tom van Oossanen / SuperYacht Times
The project’s exterior is designed by Espen Oeino while Zuretti Interior Design is behind the internal design of the vessel’s guests areas which encompasses a total volume of 9,194 GT with a beam of 22 metres. Some of the stand-out features on board include a multi-level atrium with full-height windows and two helipads; the upper deck helipad finished with its own retractable helicopter hangar.
Photo: Tom van Oossanen / SuperYacht TimesPhoto: Christian EckardtNot much is known about the secretive black-hulled superyacht, but according to her builder, Crescent is expected to cruise predominantly in Asian waters. Photo: Christian Eckardt
The SuperYacht Times iQ 2018 Report
Did you know that in 2017....
- 180 new yachts over 30 metres were sold
- 149 new yachts over 30 metres were completed
- 443 yachts over 30 metres were under construction
- 30% of the yachts under construction were available for sale
- 20% of the yachts were owned by clients from the USA